Doctor of Nursing Practice
South University

Program Details

The DNP online program combines online coursework with field experiences in which you work with a qualified mentor to lead change in a local clinical organization. As an online DNP student, you can specialize in Administration, Information Technology, Leadership, or Public Health. You’ll also develop and present a scholarly capstone project exploring a clinical question of your choice. As a whole, this curriculum prepares you for collaborating in the development of future healthcare systems and influencing the next generation of nursing professionals.

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

South University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Interview, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a MSN degree with official documentation of the actual number of verified clinical hours completed during the master’s program of study.
  • Applicants must have a valid unencumbered license as a registered nurse in all U.S. states or territory in which the student is licensed.